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Kayla Hagerty Departs Staff Leaving a Lasting Impact on WPN Housing

Published on September 30, 2022 in News, Press Releases, WPN Housing

INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA – Sigma Tau Gamma Headquarters announces the Director of WPN Housing Operations, Kayla Hagerty, Sigma Kappa, is departing staff. Kayla joined the professional staff as the Director of WPN Housing Operations in July 2018. Kayla received her bachelor’s degree in Hospitality & Food Management from Ball State University and her Master of Education Degree […]

A Home Without A House

Published on August 25, 2022 in News, WPN Housing

A chapter house can be a significant point of discussion when selling the fraternity experience. The chapter house can serve as a central meeting place, a place to share meals, or even a hub for social activities that can promote Sig Tau to potential new members, parents, and even the friends you will make during […]

Brother W.P. “Buz” Barlow Jr., Named CEO of Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity, Foundation, and WPN Housing Company. 

Published on July 13, 2022 in News, Press Releases, Foundation, WPN Housing

Media Contact: Greg WardDirector of Communications & SAGA Editornoblemen@sigtau.org Barlow takes over for Vanessa Ryan, who is stepping down after serving as CEO since June 2018. INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA – The Sigma Tau Gamma Board of Directors announced today the hiring of W.P. “Buz” Barlow Jr., UW – Oshkosh, as its new Chief Executive Officer. Barlow takes […]

Grand Conclave Kansas City FAQ

Published on February 4, 2022 in News, Press Releases, Foundation, WPN Housing

This supreme governing body of Sigma Tau Gamma brings together generations of members to determine the direction of the Fraternity in the coming years. At Grand Conclave, guests will enjoy fraternal brotherhood through speakers, workshops, banquets, ritual and recognition ceremonies. The Brotherhood also elects the Fraternity President and Board of Directors, considers legislation, amendments to […]

First Phase of the New Member Education Program Launches at Webb Academy

Published on January 14, 2022 in News, Press Releases, Foundation, WPN Housing

INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA – Sigma Tau Gamma is proud to announce the launch of the Sigma Phase, the newest chapter in the Path of Principles Member Education Program. The Path of Principles is transitioning to become a three-phase program – Sigma Phase, Tau Phase, and Gamma Phase – creating educational opportunities for brothers from first-year students […]

24th National President Joseph Musselli, SIU Carbondale Enters Chapter Eternal

Published on August 23, 2021 in News, Press Releases, Foundation, WPN Housing

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Sigma Tau Gamma Headquarters has learned that 24th National President Joseph “Joe” Musselli, SIU Carbondale ’71, entered Chapter Eternal on August 19, 2021. Joe served as national president from 1986 – 1988, presiding over the Dale and Gretchen Atterberry Grand Conclave in Pittsburgh, PA. Joe was initiated into the Alpha Sigma Chapter at Southern […]

Having a Successful Recruitment House Tour Video

Published on August 21, 2021 in News, WPN Housing

Digital Recruitment – Go Beyond the Script  What do you think of when you see a fraternity house tour as a recruitment video? Is it the same video concept, just different people on your campus (like the president and vice president) giving a scripted house tour? Did that video make an impact and make you […]

Housing Secured for Beta Alpha Chapter at Missouri

Published on August 4, 2021 in News, WPN Housing

COLUMBIA, MISSOURI – After a year-long process, the Beta Alpha Chapter will be moving into their new on-campus location in the fall of 2021. The facility is one of the newest Greek houses at Missouri, being constructed in 2015 on Rollins Street in Columbia, Missouri. The first floor is equipped with multiple bedrooms, private bathrooms, […]

Our Founders

Published on June 28, 2021 in News, Press Releases, Foundation, WPN Housing

Back Row (Left to Right) – Parsons, AO Fisher, McDaniels, Chapman, Ellis, GrannertFront Row (Left to Right) Hartrick, Hoback, Hoffman, McCune Written by CEO Emeritus Bill Bernier, Kent State Our Founders reunited at the 30th, 40th, and 50th anniversary Grand Conclaves. They maintained regular communication with each other and the Fraternity throughout their lives. Born […]

FROM THE SIGNET TO THE SAGA

Published on June 25, 2021 in News, Press Releases, Foundation, WPN Housing

The expressed desire for a periodical journal predates the First Grand Conclave. A planning meeting for the First Grand Conclave was held at Emporia, KS in 1924. At the meeting, Ellsworth C. Dent, Emporia State, was elected Provisional Grand Editor.  In April 1925, Dent published The Signet. It was a 32-page 9” x 6” typeset journal […]